Zip Code 55342 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHector
Zip Code StateMinnesota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Renville
Area Code320
Current Population:2015
Racial Majority:White 96.31%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$43090
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61880
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1063 - 1122 ft.
Area158 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.74763600, -94.73101000

Zip Code 55342 Description

Zip Code 55342 is located in the state of Minnesota in the Minneapolis - Saint Paul metro area. Zip code 55342 is primarily located in Renville County. The official US Postal Service name for 55342 is HECTOR, Minnesota. Portions of zip code 55342 are contained within or border the city limits of Hector, MN, . Zip code 55342 is within area code 320 and area code 507. 55342 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Minnesota.

The current unemployment level in 55342 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 55342 decreased to 2015 from 2143 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 55342 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 55342 public schools is . % of students in 55342 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1877 96.31% 1891 -1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.21% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 66 3.39% 107 -38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 1 0.05% 8 -88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.05% 8 -88%

Zip Code 55342 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 55342 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population20152143
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households868
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$43090
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
55342 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Minnesota District 7Collin PetersonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Minnesota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$69429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$91694
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 55342 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18213447576158483723834
Avg Max Temp (°F)20273956718083817260392554
Avg Precip (In.).77.61.672.463.144.453.853.932.722.041.67.6627.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours